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We Know Our Rights

We Know Our Rights

Year: 
2014
Run Time: 
2:08

Created by members of Girls for Gender Equity, Streetwise and Safe and Make the Road in Global Action Project's 5 day Community Media in Action training, "We Know Our Rights" is about students standing up for their rights against discipline policies that criminalize students and push youth of color out of school and into prisons.

For more info:

Dignity in Schools: http://www.dignityinschools.org/
ACLU: https://www.aclu.org/blog/human-rights-racial-justice-lgbt-rights-religion-belief-reproductive-freedom/aclu-lens-new-york

Organizing Groups:

Girls for Gender Equity: http://www.ggenyc.org/programs/coalition-for-gender-equity-in-schools/
Streetwise and Safe: http://www.streetwiseandsafe.org/
Make the Road: http://www.maketheroad.org/whatwedo_youth.php